Daily Archives: October 15, 2021

Frank Maciver was in school on Friday looking years older Papa says. He is coming to tea with us tomorrow. I wish it had been when you were at home. He was in the retreat at Cambrai when the guns were lost but as it happened the gun he was on was got off as it had been half a kilometre to the rear of the main lot… Stornoway, 20th January. 1918

It’s Mrs Gibson’s turn to write to Jean again this week as Mr Gibson is still down with a bad cold. This week, she has heard from a few lads who are home on leave before heading back out to … Continue reading

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